The Financial Reporting/Accounting Associate is a key member of the Accounting team. This person will lead the preparation of financial reporting on behalf of our schools and regional office for key stakeholders, including our principals, senior leaders, board of directors, auditors, districts, state and federal agencies, creditors, and donors. Additionally, this person will work with the accounting team to build a scalable and efficient financial reporting infrastructure, provide exceptional service and support to our schools, and ensure their continued financial success.The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong knowledge base in charter school finance, accounting, and fiscal compliance. This person must enjoy using technical skills (mostly in Excel) and strategic thinking to design and improve our systems. This person must be comfortable asking questions while striving for independence and have the ability to learn quickly and problem solve. This is a great opportunity to develop your analytical and technical skills and grow as a finance professional. We are looking for someone who is passionate about KIPP’s mission and is eager to learn.